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Sports pitches & courts

There is a fee for some activities in our parks and on sports pitches, including tennis, bowling greens, putting greens and pitch hire etc. View parks service fees for activities 2017-18 [PDF 139KB]

Ashbourne Recreation Ground

Cockayne Avenue
Ashbourne
Derbyshire

Description of facilities

  • Cricket pitch
  • Bowling green
  • Two hard court tennis courts
  • Rugby pitch
  • Football pitches
  • Childrens Play Park and Interactive Splashpad
  • Changing Pavilions
  • Multi-use games area

How to book the pitches

Football, rugby, cricket pitches and bowling greens are booked via our Leisure Services Department. 

For more information, or to book a pitch please contact Leisure Services Department on 01629 761 225.

Bakewell Recreation Ground

Haddon Road
Bakewell

Description of facilities

  • Football pitches
  • Cricket pitch
  • Two hard court tennis courts
  • Childrens Paly park and Interactive Splashpad
  • Changing Pavilion
  • Multi-use games area

How to book the pitches

Football and cricket pitches are booked via our Leisure Services Department, including the completion of the necessary hire agreement.

For more information or to book a pitch please contact Leisure Services Department on 01629 761 225.

Matlock Dimple Playing Fields 

Megdale Road
off Dimple Road
Matlock

Description of facilities

  • Two adult Football pitches
  • A junior football pitch (75m x 37m)
  • Changing Pavilion

Darley Dale 

Broadwalk
Darley Dale

Description of facilities

  • Junior football pitch

How to Book the Pitches

Football pitches are booked via our Leisure Services Department. For more information or to book a pitch please contact Leisure Services Department on 01629 761 225.

Matlock Hall Leys Park 

Causeway Lane
Matlock

Description of facilities

  • Two hard court tennis courts
  • Skate park
  • Childrens Play Park and Interactive Splashpad
  • Bandstand
  • Multi-use games area (MUGA) for 5-aside football, tennis and basketball

How to book the pitches

The skate park, tennis courts and MUGA are free to use at all times, please bring your own equipment. For more information please contact Leisure Services Department on 01629 761 225.

All group hirers and clubs are required to complete a hire agreement before using the recreation ground pitches and bowling greens. Please contact Leisure Services 01629 761 225 for information and advice.

Leisure Services

Town Hall, Bank Road
Matlock, Derbyshire DE4 3NN
01629 761 225
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